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freezing temperatures continue to chill the bay area. we are tracking the cold weather all morning. starting things off here in the weather center this
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morning. >>anny: very cold the bought out at 27. antioch and 32,, concord at 27. oakland and 34 degrees. how much colder is it now compared to 24 hours ago. check out the 24 hour temperature change numbers. in livermore your 14 degrees colder compared to 24 hours ago 11 and vallejo, seven in redwood city fairfield at 10 degrees. definitely and much cooler start this morning so the freeze morning-jeffries warning still in effect. this has now been extended through friday morning. suspecting it will be below freezing temperatures to stick around not this this morning but tomorrow morning as well. does highs for
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today once again very similar to yesterday it may be a little cooler. 50 in downtown 49 and san jose, 47 in livermore, 51 air richmond, 49 and napa. a 47 in concord and oakland you should talk about at the door 50s. a bright and sunny day with temperatures definitely on the cooler side. if your kron 47 day around the bay forecast, temperatures will be milder friday on friday, the rain will come through any of fast-moving system starting in the north bay and then heading south. we also see a mix of some snow and some rain especially coming late friday into early saturday morning for some of the hill locations. the best chance would be towards the fixer and those locations up towards the coast. the fast-
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moving system will return to sunshine and dry conditions by saturday afternoon and sunday and then we will finally be milder come tuesday in to next wednesday and again, this morning, much colder than yesterday to you definitely want to start the car early in defrost off your windshield. the time now is 403 let's go to james. warming shelters have been set up in the south bay because of the unseasonal cold weather. three shelters in san jose, sunnyvale and gilroy are open overnight for people to get away from the freezing temperatures. there are 50 beds at the boccardo regional reception center in san jose. 125 beds at the former sunnyvale national guard armory and 100 beds at the gilroy national guard armory. the san jose center uses a lottery system, while the armories have a first-come, first-served system. and many of you have been
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sending us your cold weather pictures. like being all bundled up, outdoor thermometers dropping to lower temperatures, frosted windshields and cars. we want to see what it looks like in your community. send us your photos to breaking news at kron four -dot-com. us talk traffic. we have dan looking after early morning commute. >>: yes like erica said that just like anny said he need a little extra time to warm up that car and defrost. on the upper deck we have to road work blocking the two left lanes coming in. if that's not clear yet is should be cleared shortly
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otherwise no delays getting in or out of the san francisco at this time. san mateo bridge looking good both eastbound and westbound. that light tiny back toward hayward aren't looking in good shape. nonetheless for northbound or southbound 101. >>james: 405. developing news this morning. what looks like an argument between a man and a woman at an a-c transit bus stop in milpitas. now has police on alert for a possible kidnapping. neither the man nor woman have been seen since, but investigators say they want to know who. and where they are. kron 4's rob fladeboe has the story. (yelling) that disturbing scene occurred moments after ac transit bus #27 team pulled
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up at a stop here on the east calaveras boulevard and opened its doors. police sgt says the surveillance video captured by cameras on the bus. but-you stopping her boss she noticed a male and female and an altercation. when she opened the door of the female asked for her help and for her to call the police which appoint the mail >>: the video shows a vital struggle. the man can be heard. the woman shouting for the driver to call the police. they're treating this as a possible kidnapping what else could it be? >>: it could be an abusive situation. many different things. >>: whenever it is occurred right across from milpitas city hall. on nerving some
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transit to riders. >>: they commit such a heinous act right in front of someone that's extremely protected than they are not going to take any other precautions and it's not going to be on their mind to do it anywhere else >>: police went in the neighborhood looking to see what happened after the man and woman moved out of range of the surveillance camera. >>: the police have just a vague idea of who they're looking for. both people and the video thought to be asian. the man in his thirties the woman and her 20s. in milpitas, rob fladeboe, kron 4 news. >>james:relief for a family distraught after their 13- year old girl went missing over the weekend. polcie say ana eliz-arraras was found safe late yesterday morning in the south bay. a family member apparently located the girl in san jose around 11-am. police say ana appears to have willingly left her home sunday morning, but did not
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contact family or friends after leaving home. before being found.the 13- year old was last seen in a car with three guys in pleasanton where the family lives. new this morning. the state is once again trying to come up with ways to combat overcrowding in prisons and jails. a state assembly committee is gathering ideas on the issue. some of the ideas include diversion projects, alternative community courts, gang ceasefire efforts and services for released prisoners making their way back into community life. san francisco district attorney george gascon says right now, the average cost to keep a person incarcerated for a year is 50-thousand dollars.
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we will take a break. it is 4083 we will continue to watch the weather as freezing temperatures across the bay area particularly in the valley inland areas. 10 whales and dad with the dozens stranded in shallow water. will tell you why those wells --whales.
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we'll show you the sights. the famous rockefeller center tree was lit last night during the annual lighting ceremony. out-going mayor michael bloomberg flipped the switch. the 75-year-old norway spruce was donated by a couple in connecticut. it weighs about 12 tons. the tree is decorated with 45-thousand l-e-d lights
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and a nearly ten foot wide swarovski crystal star on top. the tree will be on display until january seventh. and the holiday season glistening around the bay area with lights and displays. these are pictures a viewer sent us from brentwood. we want to see how you are getting in the holiday spirit. share your holiday lights photos with us on facebook. or email us at breaking news at kron-4 dot com. we will share them throughout the newscast and on our facebook page. we're getting you in the holiday spirit. with another offs we'll take you live all around the bay, bringing you the spectacular holiday light displays, tree lightings and holidays festivities. buseskron 4's amazing
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holiday lights, friday night december 13th. at 9pm. a fresh layer of snow and below freezing temperatures covered colorado. mountain areas reported up to three feet of snow. the chilly weather delivered the state its coldest night of the season so far with temperatures dipping down into negative numbers. the storm is expected to clear out today
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an unrelenting storm has dumped several inches of snow across minnesota. nearly three feet fell in some places. the snow caused big trouble on the roads. local media reports troopers responded to more than three hundred crashes or spinouts across the state. new york rail officials are
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were never on whether to talk about. the morning anny. >>anny: napa your at 25 degrees. you have already set a record low this morning. nevada out cold for you at 21, santa rosa at 26. vallejo at 23, concord at 27. livermore the mid-20s. we are looking at widespread frost this morning for most of the bay area. downtown's and francisco is the exception is 14 degrees colder in livermore now compared to 24 hours ago. 10 in fairfield, 11 and vallejo. seven degrees and san jose. you will feel the chill in the air. morning lows for this morning expected to bottom out in the mid-20s. oakland a 35 and the mild spot will be in downtown san francisco and the lower 40's. the freeze
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warning has been extended through tomorrow morning for the entire bay area with the exception of san francisco. we're watching below freezing conditions once again through tomorrow. we will have to watch the protective valleys and the north bay mountains. and again, san francisco is not impacted. highs for today are very similar to yesterday. we will see some disguise the temperatures definitely below average. 49 degrees and san jose agreed not even breaking 50 degrees. 49 in san mateo, low fifties for downtown san francisco, not all are around 49. temperatures will be a little cooler for a lot of locations, this afternoon compared to yesterday. his kron47 day around the bay forecast. the next thing we are watching is a quick moving system come friday into early saturday morning when we could see some rain comes through fast-moving parade snow level also
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dropped come friday night into saturday morning. the hills have the best chance of seeing at the mixture of snow and rain. and then we will still be called once again saturday and sunday morning but it will be milder through next week. but again, some very cold conditions having a lot of record lows set this morning grid the time now is 419, let's go to dan and the weather's-traffic center. memo westbound we are looking at them and no delays westbound >>: if this went over to the peninsula we are looking at 10192 no problems right now three to 80 also ended good shape. so far, no eyes this morning but caltran did have to come up with sand to spread on the road race to increase the attraction.
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hopefully they will have to do that today but nonetheless, be aware of possible ice on the roadway this morning. your san jose ride looking pretty good. darkness is a good thing because that doesn't mean we have too many headlights or tail lights all 1 01 at 8 '80s we're in good shape right out of the south bay. bay bridge toll plaza, no delays or metering lights at this time. and the san mateo bridge, showing some delays westbound on the span. >>james: new york real officials are re-opening another track that was damaged in a deadly train crash last sunday. metro-north railroad announced that repairs on a second hudson line track are finished.
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sunday's crash killed four people and injured 67. the national transportation safety board is trying to determine the cause of the crash. a representative for the engineers' union told c-n-n the investigation so far points to human error. a new poll finds californians are split on president obama's efforts to overhaul the nation's health care system. the public policy institute of california found just 44 percent of voters are in favor of the president's affordable care act. while the same percentage don't approve of the law. this is despite two thirds of uninsured residents who say they plan on getting coverage by next year now that its more available to them. at the same time, mr. obama's job approval rating has taken a hit, with 51 percent of californians approving. that matches a record low from two years ago and is down 10 points from last summer. and a shocking discovery as
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other wells have to euthanize to because of the poor condition they were found in print now wildlife officials are just trying to save the rest. >>: they're all for release to me now. >>: the area is pretty remote. officials say it is peppered with sand bars in san flexi-van at high tide as they try to nudge the whales to see many turned and came back. >>: we tried this technique called hurting and it's trying to get the votes around them and nudge them out by sound or by moving them around. >>: their bodies already under stress and been so loyal to the rest of the pond they aren't necessarily cooperating with the rescuers. >>: they don't want to break apart they're skirting animals. they want to stay together >>: wildlife officials on a set to low expectations that they will be able to save the rest of the wells saying it does not look good. for
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now, experts and volunteers aren't giving up. i'm andrew spencer reported pre linesmen morning. a bizarre and alarming the 21 year old is charged
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stanley roberts who found some people behaving badly. >>: bay area residents are tearing away freestones whether they want to or not to because electronic devices are still getting snatched. terisa and hasn't changed curry that it's still the very same issue. basically are smart phones are making us not so smart. >>: pay attention to what you're doing out here. people are on the prowl. you to take care of your items. it's the holiday season keep your heads up. >>: fattal or you don't promote i want to give this
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to you to let you know there are a lot of a cell phone theft. >>: and of course many of the people they talk to are totally aware of their surroundings. >>: thank you so much. >>: like this woman who had her head down walking on ground zero for it writ i called for all right after this brief interruption. >>: thank you for being out here today. i would hug you but at the police are blind to arrest me. can you trust me on camera. >>: anywhere where was i. i caught that one and for not even reading of the flyer. not i didn't get to a month.
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>>: of the cards were the brainchild of the sfpd police advisory board. there were created to make people aware that being distracted can cause problems. everyone at one time or another has been distracted by some electronic device in if you say you never have then you are living on their river in egypt. you know, the nile-- denial. stanley roberts, kron4 newsprint >>james: we are continuing to track of the freezing temperatures around the bay this morning. to get to speed on what to expect when this morning. to get to speed on what to expect when yto those who've worried... suffered in silence... hoped... and lived in a state of fear... welcome to a new state... of health.
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for thirty is the time print we will talk about the weather. and it's really cold out there and colder than it was yesterday morning when you handed out
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the door. we are seen some of the hardest freezing temperatures. kron4's mike pelton joined us live now from the livermore valley. hey mike. >>: i know if there's any such thing as a warm 27 degrees by right now it's not all that bad in livermore but i do have gloves on. it's been teetering between 27 and 29 degrees. i've been driving around a lot of the cars don't have a frosty heads. but quite cold this morning. it's not unbearable but is still pretty chilly.
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>>james: thanks mike. let's head over to the weather center with an a. >>anny: come morning. alton livermore is definitely called the 26 degrees. now but is actually at 19 degrees so very cold in napa. it's not 24 but 19 degrees. we will fix that. and about as close at 21. a pleasanton 38. much colder now than 24 hours ago. in livermore temperatures are 14 degrees colder are mild
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spot is and sent to spy 41 degrees. we have a freeze warnings to what effect this morning grid has now been extended through tomorrow morning for all the areas uc and pink. the only exception is san francisco with below freezing with no below freezing temperatures. highs today are very similar to yesterday. we will see bright and sunny skies this afternoon but it would be a chilling one. temperatures in san jose not even breaking between the 50 degree territory parisian 47 in livermore. upper '40's and antioch. 47 in concord. . san rafeal light of a low of 50% definitely a lot of
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us will be below average. here's your kron 47 day around the bay forecast. we have cold conditions this morning up through tomorrow. i think we will shatter quite a few records today. and then on friday look at that, i think a man late afternoon and evening of rain. with into the testing of some snow and some of our hilltop locations. with the 13 amex, early saturday morning. will still be cool for saturday. the time now is 434, hears and with their traffic. >>: it was tough getting up this morning not just for me but also for my car. highway
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4 looking good though. no delays on the roadway westbound your commute direction for it looking good over interstate 80 and once you're on interstate 8680 no problems this morning. just checked with our friends at the sergeant's office. bay bridge toll plaza the delays for you. metering lights are not on grid we did have some road work earlier. it's not clear yet issued be cleared shortly. san mateo bridge no problems whatsoever for highway 92 both eastbound and westbound.
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>>james: now to restore you only see on kron4. a startling discovery in san francisco. a box of human ashes left near the south of van ness on ramp to highway 1013 kron4 stanley roberts found the remains yesterday afternoon. it turns out the remains are that of san francisco resident dorothy cosmos. she died when she was 94 years old. neighbors say cosmos and her husband ran the snack bar on one of the bay ferry boats. officials at the mortuary label on the box said they gave the ashes to family members to years ago. we also spoke to cosmo's son who says the ashes were given to his sister but that she recently moved. he planned on getting his mother's remains back today.
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and >>james: a man accused of shooting and killing a man in san francisco over a place station for game council made his first court appearance. 21 year-old ronnie and collins, faces charges of murder and attempted robbery. a judge said ronnie collins bail at $5 million yesterday. the victim, 22 year-old ikenna uwakah and his girlfriend arranged on instagram to sell the popular sony play station on sunday in the bay view. but instead of pulling out cash, collins allegedly pulled out a gun and then uwakah tried to give him the ps4. the district attorney's office is shocked at what this robbery was
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over police say a witness of the assault their rubbery as it was happening and called 9113 officers were then talking-telling the suspect within three minutes. the victim was treated and released from the hospital. >>: losing his life over a place mission for creek i think that's very very disturbing. environmental advocates are voicing their opposition to planned upgrades at oil facilities around the bay area. the bay area quality management district received updates on the project. those plans include installing rail operations at the it valero refinery anin benicia upgrading an
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existing oil terminal in pittsburgh and upgrading the chevron refinery in richmond. the projects are being driven in part by higher demand for oil from new north american sources. but activists say this is just an attempt by the oil industry to ramp up processing heavier oil from tar sands and other sources. we will be right back.
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for 41 is the time. watching wall street this morning. futures trading shows mixed trading right now. the stock market is continuing it's sluggish start to the month. the broader market fell for a fourth straight day yesterday. here's a look at the closing
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numbers. the dow was down 24 points. the nasdaq added a fraction of a point. the s and p 500 lost two. opening bell today at 6:30. search and rescue teams in idaho spent a third day looking for a bay area based plane that disappeared over the weekend... with no success. the single engine aircraft was carrying five people, including san jose software
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executive dale smith, when it vanished in the central idaho wilderness. two helicopters, five fixed wing aircraft, and dozens of ground crews. scouring the area a faint signal from an emergency transmitter was detected nearby but teams have been unable to locate the source. kron 4's charles clifford has a closer look at what with. infertility treatment are leading to more multiple
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births around the country. the new study--fertility treatment --a new study finds that triplets and higher multiple births increasingly are the result of drug the results of drugs given to women to make them produce x, not from using multiple embryos from idea for a lab dish for fertilization. more than one-third of twins and three-quarters of triplets and more births in the u.s. are due to a fertility treatments. the newly designed 2015 ford mustang will make its debut today. this is the of the 2011 addition. the new design house more power, better fuel efficiency and for the first since the
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1980's, and available four- cylinder engine. the mustang gt will still have a 5.0 l of the aid but with more power than the current version. a v-6 engine version is also being offered for price conscious buyers. a warning is going out to residents in nevada to make sure the money used to pay for gifts this holiday season, is legit. officials are warming-warning cashier's and bank tellers to be on the lookout for thieves tried to pass the bogus bills. police say they're seeing more counterfeit $150 bills in the reno area this time of year. they say not only are the bill's fate, but that they'll be seized as evidence causing stores to lose money. financial experts say to spot a fake, look for telltale signs
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like striping, material, and color shifting ink. if you hold the bill at a 45 degree angle, the ink should shift from a green color to a black or gold color. now time for the kron4 tech report with dave slate. >>: this 5 ft. tall 300 lb. robot built by nights " is packed with cutting edge technology to predict and prevent crime it can see, here feel and smell. it will grow around a pre designated area and alert authority's if something is fishy. >>: facial recognition
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software night-vision cameras. >>: we take that data and combined it with a real-time analysis of the social feet of that field fence area looking for anyone on the cost of esther graeme of flicker a u-2 and twitter to see if anything should be suspicious. we take all that data and then it creates a real crime time or hate to map of where all the night scope k five might've and then start looking at an overall analysis of the situation. >>: think of k five as a messenger. it has no weapons. it won't arrest people, but pass along the information to local authority's and others. and be able to live stream that to be able to see. . that gives us an opportunity to effectively crowd store's security. of that combining
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that and to a solution to fix a problem is energizing. science fiction and reality is looking to come next year. >>: cape slate kron 4 news. >>james: at 440 a less talk about the weather. it is freezing out there. >>anny: in fact a lot of locations are below freezing this morning. temperatures and a bottle right now. these are some of the coldest spot. napa at 19 degrees. santa rosa and 273 of vallejo your cold at 23% concord the morning till you're at a frigid 27
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degrees. you see, our record lows this morning. i think we will set some new ones. already we are looking at in a record low and napa up. we are expected to go down to 18 and a record vote on this date was 26 degrees. san jose also so far tying its but i think we could potentially said some new records once again temperatures are running in lot colder this morning compared to 24 hours ago. here's your 24-hour temperature change. livermore you are seeing that chill. 11 and vallejo. fairfield 10 degrees cooler, redwood city 9 degrees cooler. san jose 7 degrees colder. morning lows are expected to buy amount. fremont the upper 20s. the mild spots in san francisco at 51 degrees. i'm expecting
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below freezing conditions for another morning and we are looking at those protective ballets. highs today very similar to yesterday. we are expecting a box of sunshine and a chilly day. 49 and fairfield. a lot of locations made the struggle. 3 here's your kron 47 day around the bay. i think it will be pretty likely for a good portion of the bay area to run for those "
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conditions this morning. how does the morning commute looking dan. >>: great. no major problems. 85 and great shape. both northbound and southbound. on your same as graeme on your screen. and that's in great shape. we're moving at the lead throughout the south bay. no delays at the toes. we're looking good out of more ran. nonetheless on lumbar the bay bridge toll plaza. eastbound and westbound both in great shape of this morning.
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>>james: we sent kron4 scott rates to the team headquarters to investigate a story. >>: a spokesperson for the 49ers tells me this memo was never intended to go to any of the fans print this and it was strictly for employees only. it wasn't until a popular radio show got its hand on this memo that it became a controversy and reading the memo and looks like the 49ers might kind of be dictating to the fans went and they should be cheering throughout the game. so, you be the judge. so stick a look at the mall here grid is as introducing the 49ers home field advantage through the same step one, dressed the part step to be on time. arrive early and give yourself enough time to enjoy the entire tell getting experience. the memo
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goes on to talk about a rally cries and even the famous foghorn. the chair after every touchdown or field goal. so what do the 49ers fan vote think. >>: this is a motivation for the staff to somehow get more excitement for the fans to vote if you think this was done right you think they would just posted in the newspaper. but i don't think it's really that big of an issue. >>: first thing we're pointed to is green and seattle and then on defense we will all be quiet. >>: i don't think there's a time where you should be quiet. >>: we do see all sort of fad motivation across the football league. the 49ers have two more games at candlestick of course. this weekend, the sunday. and one
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more regular-season game at candlestick park and held in monday night game against the falcons. scott rates kron 4 news. >>james: the transportation security administration is making it easier for airline passengers to enroll in its pre check program. the first tee as a pretext center opened yesterday at the indianapolis international airport. or you can apply on-line at t.s. they thought--tsa.gov. the pre
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check service allows eligible passengers flying with participating airlines to get through security more quickly. they can leave on their shoes, like our where and belt. also, they can keep laptops and their cases. 100 airports now participate in the tsa pre- check service. no one president obama is ordering the federal government to nearly triple its use of renewable sources for electricity by 2020. the president says the plan to use renewable for 20% of electricity needs will help reduce pollution that causes global warming, promotes american energy independence and boost the domestic energy sources such as solar and wind power that provide thousands of jobs. caught
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tesla ceo elon musk has yet another challenge on his hands but it's not in the electric car industry. he's also the chairman of solar panel installer solar city. right now, the company is in the process of using bigger battery packs to power solar systems. the supplier is tesla motors. the batteries will allow customers to provide backup power and lower electric bills. bay battery packs will be offered to commercial business first. residential use looks like it will be years down the line. atni knoyou n't ford
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good morning. freezing temperatures continue to chill the bay area. we are tracking the cold weather all morning. starting things off here in the weather center this morning. >>darya: and definitely feels like we've bottomed out this morning. >>anny: as we get to sunrise the drop the numbers could drop a little more. we're looking at about 23 degrees.
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napa only 19 degrees. a look at that, it is cold. looks like now but you have already set a new record. we will get to that in just a minute santa rosa and 27 vallejo at 23. i mean all of you are below freezing. livermore 26 concord in not coming up at 27 degrees. some of these numbers could drop as we head into sunrise this morning. here's a look at the records low. that will set some new workers today as we are colder and looks like we mentioned napa you've already set a record. you're right now at 19 and forecasting to go down to 18th street a record low 26 degrees. now you have set a new record for it looks like we will get closer to records. of here probably going to tie your record at 35 and san jose will get close to your record of 29 degrees. highs for today will be a little cooler san
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jose region for a high of 49 degrees. 47 in livermore. the same in pleasanton and livermore. now you get up to 49 degrees after bottoming out in the teens this morning grid center fell a low of 50. but downtown san francisco you get to about 50 degrees. there frise warning has been extended through tomorrow morning. we will talk about the chance for some rain coming this way when i come back and also look at the wintry weather that we are possibly going to see. >>james: us continue our team coverage of of the cold temperatures. mike pelton is in the livermore valley with more. >>: by looking to see if we can see our breath there is. it must be very chilly out
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here in livermore. 29 degrees on the banks signed behind me. expected to get as low as 27 here livermore this morning so many cities across the bay area are seeing temperatures drop about 15 degrees from what we've seen over the past several days. i've been out livermore covering of the cold temperatures before and what really makes them unbearable as when the winds start to pick up thankfully this morning, the west have not yet picked up so far it's tolerable. i must tell you, i have seen a couple patches of black ice. of course of stories will tell you to be on the lookout for black eyes anywhere not as your livermore. but if you're looking up here and east bay you certainly need to grab a jacket and probably some gloves heading to work this morning.
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>>james: thank you mike and many of you have been sending us your cold weather pictures. like being all bundled up, outdoor thermometers dropping to lower temperatures, frosted windshields and cars. we want to see what it looks like in your community.
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send us your photos to breaking news at kron four -dot-com. with a check with traffic. good morning dan. >>: it looks great. so hopefully we don't think said. no delays whatsoever. golden gate bridge just checked in with a surgeon's office in great shape. southbound 101 is a great and barges on time. >>darya: align what looks like an argument between a man and a woman at an a-c transit bus stop in milpitas. now has police on alert for a possible kidnapping. neither the man nor woman have been seen since, but investigators say they want to know who. and where they are.
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>>darya: the search for a plane piloted by san jose man will continue later this morning. this is the plane at the that was carryingkron morning[ female announcer you get sick, you can' breathe through your nose... suddenly you' a mouth breathe a mouth breather! how do you sleep like that you dry up, your cold feels even worse. well, put on a breathe right strip and shut your mout cold medicines open your nose over time, but add a breathe right strip and pow it instantly opens your nose up to 38% more
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511 right now. it is called out there. will tell you until you get a jacket on. livermore is at 26 degrees.
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>>mark: fast-food restaurant workers and 100 u.s. cities plan to walk off the job today. it's part of a national effort to raise the minimum wage to $15 an hour and the industry and secure the right to unionize. protests began last year and have since gained momentum. the median pay for the fast workers nationwide is just over $9 an hour. or about $18,500 a year. that is over $9 an hour. or about $i love watching tvt is outside. and why can you move the tv out here? the wireless receiver. i got that when i switched to u-verse. but why? because it's so much better than cable. it's got more hd channels, more dvr space.
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frosty in freezing conditions to start off your thursday. we will hit record lows for much of the bay area. we are seeing colder temperatures everywhere. for the afternoon, lots of sunshine. it will look pretty but it won't feel pretty. a chilly day once again. temperatures only top out at the upper '40's and low 50's. and friday, the rain on returning grid merely for the afternoon and evening hours. you can see
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clear skies with plenty of sunshine in store but temperatures will definitely be below average this afternoon. and watching a system coming from the north of the bring us light rain. let's talk about those freezing conditions. the freeze warning is in effect for the entire bay area with the exception of san francisco this has been extended through friday. because of the below freezing conditions for it and we are watching the protective valley and also the north bay mountains. highs for today, a lot of us will struggle to even get into the 50s. san jose you get up to a high of 49347 in livermore. fairfield 4937 tel: 49 degrees. low fifties in oakland and san francisco. napa of we are talking 49 degrees for the afternoon and also 50 and half moon bay. so it will be a chilly day with plenty of
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sunshine for it tomorrow however and we will see some three that may be some mix of snow and rain especially for hilltop conditions coming early saturday morning and snow levels will drop bridge the time now is 417-517 here's a dan with your traffic. >>: you can barely see the freeway which is a good thing or the not too many headlights or taillights. in fact that the allies have already moved in your northbound direction and as you can see southbound also looking good. no matter elides right now. sam still
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looking doubled is about the westbound grid of problems there for highway 92. your headlights moving towards hayward and of delays whatsoever. golden gate bridge also in good shape. and bart is on time. police say ana appears to florida everglades.
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new york rail officials are re-opening another track that was damaged in a deadly if seat metro-north railroad announced that repairs on a second hudson line track are finished.
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sunday's crash killed four people and injured 67. the national transportation safety board is trying to determine the cause of the crash. a representative for the engineers' union told c-n-n the investigation so far from points to human error. a new poll finds californians are split on president obama's efforts to overhaul the nation's health care system. the public policy institute of california found just 44 percent of voters are in favor of the president's affordable care act. while the same percentage don't approve of the law.
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this is despite two thirds the air of uninsured residents who say they plan on getting coverage by next year now that its more available to them. at the same time, mr. obama's job approval rating has taken a hit, with 51 percent of californians approving. that matches a record low from two years ago and is down 10 points from last summer.
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coming up on the kron4 morning news. we are continuing to track the freezing temperatures. we'll have an update. you have met lot of the house did you want to grab the thickest jacket because it's cold pretty much everywhere. we will be right back.
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>> welcome back. here is a live look from new york city. we are now colder than it is a new york. >> dallas won from 80 degrees to 20. there is a lot a snow in minnesota and in denver. >> we are watching wall
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street this morning. futures trading shows mixed and trading right now. the stock market is continuing its sluggish start to the month. the broader market fell for a fourth straight day yesterday. here is a look at the closing numbers. the dow was down 24 points the nasdaq added a fraction of a point. s&p 500 lost two points. we will see if the u.s. economy will add more jobs for the month of november and whether not they unemployment numbers will change. >> big software companies are abetting the next big trend in personal computers will be of the were both
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kind. microsoft research says that it's started developing a smart bra. it seems a distant oscar really help women who are for instance on diets. researchers said that this march bra would be embedded with physiological sensors. the sensors will monitor your heart activity to keep track of your emotions and help combat over eating. at this point, the product is not slated to actually go on the market. >> will be right back.
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>> welcome back. the time is 5:30 a.m.. we have released
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cold temperatures outside. a lot of people are just said 21 degrees. >> napa up was down to about 19 degrees. it looks like livermore is now a 28 degrees and vallejo was still in the lord 20's santa rosa is at 24 degrees. san mateo is at 29 degrees. the mild spot is san francisco and 41 degrees sprea. low '30's for fairfield and a lot of us are 10 degrees cooler for a lot of locations compared to yesterday. i think we will break a frilew record . the record low today is 26 degrees for napa. a lot of people could get close to putting richmond had 34 01
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at 35 and san jose is flirting with 29. we will go with 30 degrees for the low this morning. >> san jose will get up until about 30 degrees and san francisco will be in the lower 40's for the afternoon. your highs for today in it will not get any warmer. it is want to be cooler and 49 will be your high for san jose. a lot of us will struggle to get out of the 40's. here is a look -- >> yester day which saw the temperatures go down and walnut creek was one of the coldest spots. continuing our team coverage of the freezing temperatures this morning kron4 yoli aceves is live in walnut creek. >> the picture in the
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shining where they showed jack nicholson frozen in the snow that is how i felt when i was out here yesterday. it says it is only 22 degrees out here. it is very cold out here and if you're born into the city at least you will fill little better for right now it is going to be hard getting out of the car and getting to the bart station. the only thing that i can tell you to your advantage is that it is not when the outside. >> have you seen any ice on any cars? >> i was just driving here and there are no cars. average tried to look for some and there really is nothing out here. what is interesting is set the
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sprinklers went off and i'll see if those wars start to a freeze but it has been very hard to find it 8 cars with frost because it is pretty empty. >> you have to watch out for the frost on their plans. >> norming shelters have been set up in the south bay because of unseasonal cold three shelters in san jose, sunnyvale and gilroy are open over my for people to get away from the freezing temperatures. there are 50 beds at the boccardo regional reception center in san jose. 125 beds at the former sunnyvale national guard armory and 100 beds at the gilroy national guard armory. the san jose center
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uses a lottery system, while the are more is have a first-come, first-served system. >> there are no metering lights act of right now i had a little bit of frost on my windshield and alameda. just allow yourself some extra time so that you come warm-up. the san mattel bridges looking the eastbound and westbound. the golden gate bridge has no delays 41 01 bart is also on time for the time being. >> to restore you only see on kron 4 a startling discovery in san francisco. a box of human ashes was
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left on highway 1 01. stanley roberts from these remains a yesterday and it turns out that they belong to up dorothy, she died when she was 94 years old. neighbors say they ran a farm and officials said the mortuary said that they actually gave these ashes to the family two years ago. they stated that the ashes was given to the sister and now they're trying to recover them from the police. >> a woman in her 60s was robbed at the bay fair mall and san leandro. it was around noon yesterday that this woman was attacked by a 15 year-old girl. she was grabbed by the kind and she was trying to get in the target parking lot. she was hit several times in their head and the growth stole her purse. this stated that
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she took off with 216 year- old boys in a stolen car. police say, that the victim did nothing wrong, but this is the serbs as a good reminder to shoppers that these sort of crimes bike during the holiday season. >> you really want to pay attention to your surroundings and keep your valuables close to you. did not leave them in your car and then go back and do more shopping. if you have your cell phone and do not take it out in plain view. and be really more alert. >> police said that a witness saw what happened and it called 911. officers were then teltelling the victims within three
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minutes. the victim was treated as she was released from the hospital. >> this just sent to the kron4 mills. the number of americans who are applying for unemployment benefits tumbled 23,000 last 2900 298,000, nearly a six year low that shows that companies are laid off fewer workers. the labor department says that last volatile for week moving average declined 10,750 3to 322, 250. >> coming up on the kron4 morning nils. smoke fills a nba arena minutes before a
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and why can you move the tv out here? the wireless receiver. i got that when i switched to u-verse. but why? because it's so much better than cable. it's got more hd channels, more dvr space. yeah, but i mean, how did you know? i researched. no, i-i told you. no. yeah! no. the important part is that you're happy now. and i got you this visor. you made a visor! yes! that i'll never wear. ohh.
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[ male announcer ] get u-verse tv for just $19 a month for two years with qualifying bundles. rethink possible. >> welcome back. the christmas season has officially begun in new york city. the famous rockefeller center tree was late last night. outgoing mayor michael bloomberg flipped the switch. the 75 year-old norway spruce was donated by couple and connecticut. it weighs about 12 t. the tree is decorated with 45,000 l e d lights and nearly 10 ft. wide swarovsi crystal starr on top. the trip will be on display until january 7th. >> the holiday season is a
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glistening around the bay area with lights and displays. these are pictures a viewers send us from brentwood. we want to see how you are getting ready for a holiday. sure your holiday lights photos with us on facebook or e- mail them to was a break-in newingnews@kron4.com will assure them to rob the newscast. >> we are getting and the holiday spirit with a another kron4 special. we will take you live all around the bay, bringing you attack killer holiday light displays, tree lightings and holiday festivities. kron4 is amazing holiday lights, friday night december 13th at 9:00 p.m.. >> i like when people put
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that effort and make their home look really colol. that effort and make their home look really colol. >>for over 60,000ht back. california foster children, the holidays can be an especially difficult time. everything's different now. sometimes i feel all alone. christmas used to be my favorite. i just don't expect anything. what if santa can't find me? to help, sleep train is holding a secret santa toy drive. bring your gift to any sleep train, and help keep the spirit of the holidays alive. not everyone can be a foster parent, but anyone can help a foster child.
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>> welcome back. the time is 5:47 a.m.. it watching winter weather this morning. a fresh layer of snow and below freezing temperatures covered call although that is of the screen to the left. mountains areas were reported up to 3 ft. of snow on right this is no in minnesota. nearly 3 ft. fell in some places. the so- called big trouble on roads. local media reports troopers responded to more than 300 car crashes and spinoffs
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across the state. >> napa but really is a cold spot. they were down to 19 degrees. they have now moved up to 21 degrees. santa rosa is at 24. livermore is at 28 degrees. san jose is at 30. san mattel is at 29 and 32 for redwood city. oakland is at 31 degrees. the warm spot is downtown san francisco at 41. widespread frost is expected and we may break some new record lows this morning. napa did seven the record of 26 degrees on this day. it looks like we're already topping out at-- richmond scored to get to
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record low of 34 degrees. i think more records will be broken today because it is colder outside. below freezing temperatures for a lot of locations. >> you may want to head out to your car to get warmed up. this afternoon will have more sunshine but is still will be chilly. friday iran will return for the afternoon. it is colder--9 degrees colder in livermore 11 in fairfield and nine in redwood city. a freeze warnings is in affect for the entire bay area. with the exception of san francisco. it has been extended through tomorrow morning. we are watching the
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east bay valley and the north bay mountains to be impacted. the highs for today will be in the 40's. fremont will be in upper 40's livermore will be 47. 49 for vallejo and apple. a low 50's for san rafael and downtown san francisco. >> your kron 47 day or around the bay shows big changes for tomorrow mostly cloudy conditions and the rain will arrive. we may even see a winter remakes. it will be milder by next week. the time is 5:50 a.m.. >> we are seen speeds starting to match the temperatures on 580 westbound riders are starting to get sluggish.
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after that, we have more slowing on and she start to approach 680. >> as we look at the golden gate bridge things are moving okay both the north and south bound perhaps slight delays but not too bed at this point. the bay bridge span is starting to see some minor delays. the metering lights were still off. we're still looking at a pretty good ride for fasttrack in cash paying customers. the san mateo bridge, a highway 92 east and west brown has no delays. >> (male annoucer): now here is stanley roberts who found some people behaving badly. >> bay area residents are
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given away free phones whether they want to or not because electronic devices are still getting taken. the reason has not changed. it is still the very same issue, basically our smart phones are making us not so smart. >> people are on the prowl so you need to watch out. take care of your items. the holiday season, keep your head up. >> this was handed out to people across san francisco by police. >> how are you going? >>doing? >> most of the people i talked to are not aware of their surroundings. >> like this woman, who had
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head down what she was walking. notice that she only briefly looked at the car and then she just plays in her purse. so i called her out. >> heist l.ai stanley. thank yor being out here today. >> anyway, where was i, i caught her off because she did not read the fire. >>the slider. >> i did not get mugged or hit by a car. >> these are created to make people been distracted and that it can cause problems. everyone has some time has been distracted. if
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>> welcome back. a lot of excitement in mexico city hosting eight nba games for the first time in 16 years. during the warmups, smoke filled the air wing of forcing the cancellation of the spurs-timber wolves the game. a generator malfunctioned outside go lean the just opened a last year and spendit sent smoke pouring into the facility. there are ring was evacuate about 45 minutes before the 6:30 p.m. starting time. both teams left under buses and now no nba game for mexico city. the game will
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be made up in minnesota at a later date to be determined. >> in northern california couple not only had one baby but three. dr. ed sutter memorial hospital in sacramento say that hananh and tom hepner gave birth to and abby, brin and laurel last week. the triplets were produced when a single, fertilized egg split into three. the eyes of producing identical triplets without fertility drugs range from one in 1 million. fertility drugs range from one in 1 million. >> we will be right back.
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